Lingonberry Market – Leading Growth Drivers, Company Profiles, Emerging Customers & Product Segments
Lingonberry, which is commonly known as Vaccinium vitis-idaea, is an evergreen plant that bears edible fruits and is native to Arctic Tundra which is situated in the Northern Hemisphere. Lingonberry is locally consumed in the U.S. and some parts of the Europe. Lingonberry has almost 25 English names such as foxberry, quailberry, bearberry, mountain cranberry, low bush cranberry etc. Lingonberry has been used in various food items such as Norwegian pancakes, potato pancakes, meatballs and Scandinavian sweet soup among others. Lingonberry are popular in various food items starting from ice-creams, cakes, cheesecakes, liqueurs, sweet syrups, jams and jellies. As Lingonberry is a part of cranberry and blueberry family it also possess the super food quality. Lingonberry is a rich source of vitamin C, vitamin A and magnesium. Lingonberry is also commercially sold in the market for its antibacterial capabilities such as antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory characteristics.
Growing demand for protein rich food, along with anti-oxidants in food item is found in countries such as the U.S., Germany, France, Australia and the U.K. among others, due to which manufacturers are attracted towards using Lingonberry in their products, which leads to growth of the Lingonberry market. Consuming fresh lingonberry helps to treat urinary tract infection and prevents form any dental problems, due to which it is expected to witness a high growth in demand over the forecast period. Moreover, the ongoing trend of consuming a nutritious and healthy food item, along with an increased inclination among chefs for the use of lingonberry in cakes, puddings, jelly etc. has become a key factor for the growth of the lingonberry market.
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